The Novel and Authenticity (Critical Studies)

 
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A thought-provoking work, The Novel and Authenticity examines such novels as Austen's Mansfield Park, Forster's A Passage to India, and Sillitoe's Saturday Night and Sunday Morning to demonstrate its thesis. The reader will come away from this book with a new perspective on the novel and on contemporary literary theorizing.

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...[provides] a viewpoint from which to judge the true realism, or lack thereof, in the contemporary novel. CHOICE ...[provides] a viewpoint from which to judge the true realism, or lack thereof, in the contemporary novel. CHOICE

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David Holbrook is an emeritus fellow of Downing College, Cambridge University. He has lectured widely, most recently as Hooker Distinguished Professor at MacMaster University in Canada. Among his books are "Education and Philosophical Anthropology, Evolution and the Humanities, "and "Creativity and Popular Culture."

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